Exception in rendering!

Message: window is not defined

ReferenceError: window is not defined
    at new c (/tmp/execjs20161208-102436-146ykpvjs:136:3912)
    at m.mountComponent (/tmp/execjs20161208-102436-146ykpvjs:47:15602)
    at /tmp/execjs20161208-102436-146ykpvjs:49:31860
    at a.r.perform (/tmp/execjs20161208-102436-146ykpvjs:47:12503)
    at Object.a [as renderToString] (/tmp/execjs20161208-102436-146ykpvjs:49:31821)
    at r (/tmp/execjs20161208-102436-146ykpvjs:50:21164)
    at Object.S.ReactOnRails.serverRenderReactComponent (/tmp/execjs20161208-102436-146ykpvjs:32:6073)
    at eval (eval at <anonymous> (/tmp/execjs20161208-102436-146ykpvjs:173:8), <anonymous>:10:23)
    at eval (eval at <anonymous> (/tmp/execjs20161208-102436-146ykpvjs:173:8), <anonymous>:17:3)
    at /tmp/execjs20161208-102436-146ykpvjs:173:8

Q: Key not unlocking car.

asked by on

The lock of my car does not open with the key.

A: If the lock cylinder rotates when the key i...

If the lock cylinder rotates when the key is inserted but does not unlock, then either the linkage to the latch assembly has become disconnected or the latch is bad. In this case the door panel will need to be removed to diagnose the issue. If the lock cylinder will not turn with the it is an issue with the cylinder or the key. Check all keys to see if it a key related issue or if no keys can rotate the door lock the cylinder will need to be replaced. You may want to enlist the help of a mechanic, like one from YourMechanic, who has the tools and training to assist in this diagnosis and repair.

Was this answer helpful?

Need advice from certified mechanic? Get help now!

Over 1000 mechanics are ready to answer your question.
The statements expressed above are only for informational purposes and should be independently verified. Please see our terms of service for more details

Ask a Mechanic
(100% Free)

Have a car question? Get free advice from our top-rated mechanics.

Ask A Mechanic
Over 10,000 questions answered!

Get an instant quote for your car

Our certified mechanics come to you ・Backed by 12-month, 12,000-mile guarantee・Save up to 30%

Get a quote

What others are asking

Q: Car smoking a lot

White smoke would indicate coolant burning, blue smoke would be oil burning. The smell can help you determine which as well. In any case, if the engine smokes all the time, out of the tailpipe, it is serious. If there...

Q: Car doesn't start upon first trying

Try another key to see if the problem is with the key; otherwise your ignition lock cylinder or ignition switch is bad. The ignition switch is the most likely cause of the failure you are having. I recommend having a...

Q: How do you import a phonebook from a cell phone to the HandsFreeLink?

You can manually create phone books by adding entries one at a time either through the button controls or by using voice commands. However, you can also import a phonebook from your cell phone to the HandsFreeLink® (HFL) in your...

Related articles

How Long Does a Distributor O Ring Last?
The distributor is part of the ignition system in your vehicle and its purpose is to route high voltage from the ignition coil to the spark plug. The spark plug then...
P0052 OBD-II Trouble Code: HO2S Heater Control Circuit High (Bank 2 Sensor 1)
P0052 code definition HO2S Heater Control Circuit High (Bank 2 Sensor 1) What the P0052 code means This code is seen when the Engine Control Module (ECM) tries to control the...
Rules of the Road For Iowa Drivers
Driving on the roads requires knowledge of the rules, many of which are based on common sense and courtesy. However, even though you know the rules in...